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the Old Ways of Managing a Workforce Are Evolving

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7 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
I speak at a lot of colleges in the Middle East, specifically to the HR programs, and one thing I tell them is that the workforce needs you. Your generation ...

Are Subject Matter Experts Slowing Down Your eLearning Production Process?

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3 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Are you having trouble developing your eLearning quickly? Have you found that the bottleneck involves your Subject Matter Experts (SMEs)? Here are some ideas to help speed up projects by ...

How your Parenting Skills can improve your Leadership Skills

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Being a parent can be one of the best experiences.Children are a blessing and they provide so many positive opportunities in the life of their parents.I have to admit there ...

Custom Mobile Learning Solutions: 5 Common Misconceptions

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
The popularity of mobile learning or mLearning continues to grow. Interestingly, integration of mobile devices into corporate learning strategies has been triggered largely by learners who want the flexibility of ...

The Typical Millennial Learner Infographic

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
The Millennial generation or Generation Y is made up of people who were born between 1982 and 2000. They were born into technology and grew up tinkering with gadgets and ...

How Many Job Seekers to Make a Hire?

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
That’s the number of people it takes to get from the top of the funnel to a hire. After 10 million applications from 50 million job seeking visitors over the ...

Twitter Sets Diversity Goals, But Experts Say That's Not Enough

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3 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Add Twitter to the list: With the growing call for improved diversity numbers in California’s tech sector, Twitter has announced new diversity metrics for the coming year. On the whole,

Want Engaged, Productive Employees? Start By Showing Them a Little Gratitude

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10 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Janice Kaplan’s new book The Gratitude Diaries examines the effects of gratitude in the workplace. She cites a London School of Economics paper that analyzed more than 50 studies that ...

What's Reporting Without Culture?

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7 mentions7 days ago 7 days ago
Editor’s Note: This post originally appeared on the CSR Reporting blog. Back in 2010, I published my first book, “CSR for HR,” a guide to the way human resources managers ...

Gamification needs to be a way of work!

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6 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Sales Coaching Over Coffee Lynn's radio show Thursday at 1 & 7pm New York Time gamification: the process of adding games or gamelike elements to something (as a task) so ...

Why Company Culture Is Crucial for SMEs

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9 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
Having a shared sense of culture among employees is important for businesses, especially for fledgling businesses for whom it is crucial. SMEs need all the help they can get to ...

The Insider's Guide To Learning Management Systems' Pricing Models

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5 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
A Learning Management System is an invaluable tool of the eLearning trade. It organizes, stores, and delivers your eLearning course materials, and that's just the tip of the Instructional Design ...

A Question From Both Apple and Amazon: Does a Workplace Have To Be Perfect?

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9 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
I recently blogged about the debate on CEO and employee pay ratios. I urged employers to seize the high ground and decide what their attitude is as to their “responsibility” ...

A Three-Step Process to Create Hand Drawn Custom Characters

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8 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
In previous posts we discussed how visual thinking helps us focus on core concepts and teaches us to communicate those with graphics and other visual elements. We also looked at ...

Personality Types And Career Success

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7 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Every office is made up of different personalities with different strengths and weaknesses. For HR professionals, understanding these personalities is a key component of building successful teams, providing opportunities for ...

7 Ways Wearable Technology Could Be Used In Corporate Training

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2 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Wearable gadgets used to be reserved for international men of mystery and futuristic starship crews. Thanks to the advancements in modern technology, anyone can get information on the go with ...

Using eLearning As A Tool For Learning And Development Success

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2 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
In the present scenario, a wave of new eLearning tools has helped Learning and Development professionals avoid repetitive classroom training. Instead of standing in a conference room full of employees ...

Let's Become Collectors Of Learning Experiences

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2 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Everybody has one's own model of learning; some of them more effective than others. In this article, I would like to convince you to become collectors of learning experiences which ...

When Workplace Culture And Brand Goes Horribly Wrong

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7 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Everyone’s been weighing in on the recent expose on the workplace culture at Amazon, and on what Jeff Bezos has built (or not built). I’m not surprised. The culture there ...

How to Create a Happy Work CultureSwitch & Shift

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4 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
The American workforce is recognized globally for its high level of productivity; according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average full-time American worker spent approximately 8 hours per day ...

6 Pros Of eLearning Content Development Outsourcing

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Today, outsourcing content development is a fairly well established practice for several organizations. However, what works for one organization and helps them leverage on an offshore partner may not work ...

Games and Gamification in Moodle

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2 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Gamification in Moodle is one of the most effective ways to engage and motivate learners, by using game mechanics and games. Let us quickly clarify the difference between the two.

Develop Yourself by Sharing Your Expertise

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2 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” —William Arthur Ward We often forget how teaching and contributing to the community(-ies) of ...

Is Your eLearning Boring? Spice It Up With These 3 Innovative eLearning Ideas

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4 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Boring eLearning fails to engage learners. To create innovative eLearning that really stands out in the crowd and keeps learners engaged you need to explore new ways to create courses.

Science of Engagement: the key is trust

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2 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
An understanding of some aspects of how the brain is ‘wired’ can help you to increase the likelihood of people being engaged at work and avoid creating situations that destroy ...

Using Video Backgrounds to Visually Engage Learners

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2 mentions7 days ago 7 days ago
Slide backgrounds are one of the easiest ways to create a sense of place and location in your course designs. Because backgrounds are the largest on-slide element, they help set ...

6 Gamification Pitfalls to Avoid at All Costs

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2 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
One way that many sales teams, customer contact centers, and even back office operations units drive performance is through the use of gamification. Gamification is the use of fun contests ...

Why Social Learning Is an Effective Management Development Tool

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2 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
I came across the idea of two broad forms of learning; Cartesian learning and social learning theory. A Cartesian view assumes that "knowledge is a kind of substance and that ...

What a Student Learned From a Short Experiment in Self-Directed Learning

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2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Like a lot of students, 17-year-old Nick Bain says he really likes his school, but sometimes it can feel like a chore. “It just feels a little bit like you ...

Social Learning: 3 Ways Of Twitter Utilization To Support And Enhance The Impact Of Instructor-led Training

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4 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
New-age web-based social learning tools such as Wikis, Blogs, Podcasts, Videocasts and Media sharing sites such as YouTube, social networking sites like Facebook or LinkedIN, content aggregation and organization, such ...

Finding the ROI of Sustainability

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4 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
This article is part of a series on “The ROI of Sustainability,” written with the support of MeterHero. MeterHero helps companies and organizations offset their water and energy footprints through ...

The Power Of Personalization In eLearning

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4 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Ask 10 people to order a pizza and you’ll see just how individual we all are and that there are endless ways to create personal savory perfection. Thin base or ...

Infographic: 5 Reasons to Use a Gamified LMS for Training

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5 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Gamification has proven to be a successful motivation strategy. The 5 Reasons to Use a Gamified LMS for Training Infographic shows how learners can benefit by a Gamified Learning Management ...

The Five Things Great Bosses Do

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7 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Study after study has shown that when you’re great at your job it turns into high employee engagement,which in turn leads to higher profits, better customer service, and happier and ...

Brain Science: Bursts—Creating Brief Training for Short Attention Spans by Art Kohn

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4 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
In 1935, Will and Ariel Durant began writing an epic 11-volume history of Western civilization covering 2,000 years of war, culture, art, philosophy, and religion. Unfortunately, by the time they ...

What If Your Learning Management System Isn’t Enough?

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
What if -in spite of the money and time you’ve invested- your Learning Management System (LMS) is not having a substantial impact on your business? Not really generating a justifiable ...

Should Instructional Designers “Teach to the Test”?

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3 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
There is a lot of angst these days in the education field about “teaching to the test.” It started in K-12 but it’s crept into corporate speak as well. Some ...

The MOOC revolution that wasn’t

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1 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Just a few short years after promising higher education for anyone with an Internet connection, MOOCs have scaled back their ambitions, content to become job training for the tech sector ...

5 Essential Steps to Transform Any Group into a GREAT Team

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
If you are anything like me, you will be able to relate to the main character of my most recent book, Rapid Teamwork. His name is Greg – and as ...

3 Mistakes You’re Making With Gamification In Business

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2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Gamification in business—whether you’re designing a training program or you’re trying to motivate employees in a specific way—can be extremely successful. But even though it’s a popular learning and development ...

Corporate governance and sustainability: Who's connecting the dots?

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7 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Scrutiny of how companies handle sustainability governance — the “G” in the ESG triad of environmental, social and governance issues — won’t be subsiding anytime soon. While the United States ...

Let Your Millennials Manage

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7 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
There is a widespread opinion among HR and leadership professionals, that millennials are the most terrible group of workers who have ever entered the workforce. They are a constant pain ...

Why Your Sustainability Strategy Can Be Pivotal to Employee Engagement

favicon Triple Pundit: People, Planet, Profit
3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
The business case for implementing sustainable practices is clear, and regardless of what industry you’re in, the strain on natural resources is rising as a result of population growth and ...

How to Create an Interactive Image Template

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6 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
As noted in an earlier post, an easy way to build interactive elearning modules is by choosing a single image and adding interactive elements to it. This is a great ...

'Gamified' Employee Training Works Brilliantly but Is Loved Little

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5 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Gamification has become one of the most gleefully despised buzzwords in the digital sphere in recent years. The growing consensus is that gamification is one of those made-up, over-rated trends,
 

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